As a seasoned marketing professional, Susan McDowell has over 15 years marketing experience; a career spanning from traditional marketing to digital media. For the past 6 years she has spent as a social media consultant managing social media accounts, building brands and educating clients in a classroom style setting. She has a strong passion for teaching people and helping them demystify social media in general.
Throughout Susan's career she has held a multitude of responsibilities in sales, marketing and business development for brand such as America Online, InterContinental Hotels Group, HowStuffWorks/Discovery Networks and G4TV. She has worked with brands and clients to build comprehensive digital media campaigns that help expand their brand awareness acquire fans/followers and ultimately loyal customers.
Because Susan has such a strong passion for technology (could be read as she's a big nerd at heart) one of her favorite past-times is posting photos of her 3 dogs on Instagram which has acquired her over 1300 followers. When she's not geeking out on the computer she is usually traveling on new adventures with her family in their Airstream, volunteering at a local dog shelter each week, hiking and enjoying life in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.